Our community is diverse, capable, and heartfelt. Our members and friends include dedicated senior teachers who have walked the Shambhala Buddhist path for many years, and enthusiastic newcomers who are just discovering our teachings on realizing basic goodness and building enlightened society.

Community Events

Procrastination & Meditation

with Elissa Kane

May 7th—May 28th

Inspired by a recent NYTimes article "Why You Procrastinate (It Has Nothing to Do With Self-Control)", join us as we explore working with this vexing and universal challenge through meditation, awareness practices and compassionate abiding. Continue »

Coming Down to Earth - The Wisdom of Surrender

with Jeff Wigman

June 1st

"Without giving up hope — that there’s somewhere better to be, that there’s someone better to be — we will never relax with where we are or who we are." Pema Chödrön Continue »

Sit, Walk, Write: Half-Day Contemplative Writing Retreat

with Ellen Rook

June 23rd

Inspired by Natalia Goldberg's 'The True Secret of Writing: Connecting Life with Language,' join us for a morning meditation, movement and writing retreat. All welcome, Instruction will be provided. Continue »